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Old 10-06-06, 06:34 PM   #1
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meet the future...

the movie Butch Cassidy & the Sundance Kid-- it's on AMC right now-- and I just watched the bicycle scene-- what a great scene-- a single speed (he can coast, so it isn't a fixie), but a beautiful scene...

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Old 10-06-06, 07:09 PM   #2
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I love that movie except for that Burt Bacharach pasteurized-cheesy white people scat music.

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Old 10-06-06, 09:06 PM   #3
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My favorite scene is the "knife fight" during the first 10 minutes of the movie.
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Old 10-06-06, 09:13 PM   #4
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I think almost all bikes at that time were single speed.

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Old 10-07-06, 08:31 AM   #6
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I watched that last night as well. Except for a few trite lines from Katherine Ross, it was really an excellent movie.
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Katherine Ross could speak a few "trite lines" to me and it would be fine!

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Kate Ross......*sigh*
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Kate Ross......*sigh*
Robert Redford AND Paul Newman? *double sigh*

My sister and I saw that movie at least 7 times in theaters and who knows how many times on video.

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Katherine Ross.....
She was great in The Graduate.
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MMMM Good Katherine Ross,or Sela Ward
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"Kid, I don't want to sound like a sore loser but, when this is over, if I'm dead, kill him"...............as spoken by Butch just prior to his knife fight scene
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Who are those guys?
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Who are those guys?

I'd forgotten about that line in the movie. I felt like that yesterday. I saw a group of three riders in front of me and thought I'd try to catch them. Everytime I got within a few hundred yards, they'd pull ahead even more. I'd work hard, get closer, and they'd pull ahead. I found myself thinking, "Who are those guys?" After about 30 miles, they stopped at a store and I pulled in a few minutes behind them. Those guys were three young women, all of whom were able to ride my sorry a$$ into the ground!
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